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Hoover City Council 9-28-17

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Council members praised the mayor and his staff for making $4 million in cuts since the beginning of September. more

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Erica Techo

An economic development proposal, the city's bills and a proclamation were also on the agenda. more

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Erica Techo

The county expects around a $400,000 surplus in FY18, which starts on Oct. 1, 2017. more

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Erica Techo

The budget in front of the council was a proposed budget, and nothing was decided at the meeting. more

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Erica Techo

ALDOT contracts and the cost of waste removal services were discussed at the Aug. 28 Shelby County Commission meeting. more

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Erica Techo

The finance committee formerly met to discuss the agenda item. more

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Erica Techo

The action is in relation to a budget amendment passed in September. more

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Erica Techo

Most revenues were over 2016 numbers, with the exceptions of rental tax, interest earned and probate fees. more

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The budget includes a $5 million contribution to Hoover City Schools and $13.3 million for various capital projects. more

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Chelsea City Hall

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While the general budget was approved, Mayor Earl Niven said he would leave the capital budget for fiscal year 2017, which starts Oct. 1, up to the new mayor. more

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Erica Techo

The budget included more than $106.5 million in proposed revenues and more than $106.3 in proposed expenditures more

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Hoover school board 9-12-16

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Board member Jill Ganus Veitch voted against the budget, saying she didn't support short notice of cuts in principals' discretionary spending. more

Hoover Schools

Hoover High Principal Don Hulin said in an email to faculty the proposed 2017 budget was "deeply troubling on many fronts." more

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Superintendent Kathy Murphy said school officials have worked hard to lower the budget deficit from the $10 million deficits approved in recent years. more

Hoover Schools

The school system's budget has been the topic of much discussion in recent years due to deficit spending and the status of city funding. more

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Shelby County’s revenues look to be in good shape for fiscal year 2017, County Chief Financial Officer Butch Burbage told the commission. more

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Mayor Gary Ivey said he plans to propose a mid-year budget amendment to provide about $600,000 to pay for 10 additional patrol officers. more

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Chelsea City Council

Erica Techo

Within the $2,594,808 capital budget, Mayor Earl Niven included $50,000 toward a land purchase for a new fire department. more

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Chelsea City Council

Erica Techo

The city council meeting starts at 6 p.m., with pre-council starting at 5:30 p.m. more

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With around 20,000 students enrolled in the Shelby County School System as of Sept. 1, the projected cost per student is around $10,314.13. more

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